Post Partum Mama Cloth from Pink Lemonade! {Review & #Giveaway}

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Ever since my daughter was about 6 months old I have been using cloth diapers, at first I was a bit nervous but in the end I am in love with cloth diapers, in fact as a family we now use cloth for almost everything, which is why I decided to give something known as “mama cloth” a try. Now some of you may be wondering what exactly mama cloth is, it’s pretty much like it sounds really, they are reusable cloth pads and panty liners.

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Like I said at first I was a bit skeptical and nervous, I have always personally used tampons so to switch to pads was a horrible idea for me, I remember when I was younger how much I hated pads because they made me feel like I had a diaper on, they were stinky, thick, bulky, and just awkward, but anyways any woman I am sure knows the hassles of pads, I want to talk to you about the awesomeness (is that a word, haha) of mama cloth.

I am very pleased to be working with a wonderful company, not even a company really but a small business with everything made personally by hand!. I don’t know about you guys but I would rather spend my money on items that are handmade and made well that help support either WAHMs or dads or small businesses rather than big corporate companies. But that’s just me.

I was given 2 post partum pads to review by Pink Lemonade, at first when they arrived I didn’t want to use them, simply because they were so soft to touch and looked so pretty, I found it hard to believe I would have to hide these beautiful pads under my clothes. After my son was born on May 9th I was super excited not only because he was 3 days late but also because I FINALLY would get the chance to try out my new mama cloth!

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From the moment I put my post partum mama cloth on I felt great, the super soft fabric was soothing against my irritated regions which the disposable pads only made worse instead the soft fabric helped to pad my bottom and give me some added comfort, I was so happy to be able to sit comfortably.

The absorbency in regular pads as most of you know come in different “strengths” so to speak, which stands true for mama cloth as well, you can get panty-liners, pads for light days, heavy days, overnights, and post partum, however I will say these pads I am reviewing would work for the whole spectrum of “strengths.” I personally love how long these are, they are each 13 inches long and even though they are super absorbent they are not bulky in any way, they form right to your body and are pretty much unnoticeable both to you and to outsiders. Not sure if you have ever had that issue with wearing pants and regular pads :( It’s not a fun experience.

These are machine washable which means when you buy them once you have them for years really as long as you take care of them, I just washed mine and it was simple. I just washed them and hung them out to dry and bam I am done, no extra time needed. I like knowing I am not adding more trash to the landfills and also that I am not putting any chemicals or other things close to my skin that probably shouldn’t be there.

Pink Lemonade has a fantastic Etsy shop for your shopping pleasure, they stock so many different options for pads, the fabric choices are limitless really, if you don’t see a print you like you can order custom ones as well! I love that idea, being about to order exactly what I want or need!

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Giveaway!
I am so happy Pink Lemonade was generous enough to not only allow me to review their products but also offer our loyal readers a chance to win a $25 gift card to their shop so that you can experience their fantastic products too! This giveaway is open to entrants worldwide, 18+ and ends June 4th at 11:59 PM, EST!

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If you win, which product would you like to try?

Disclosure: Momma T and Family received a product in order to facilitate a review. No form of compensation was received. All opinions are mine alone and may differ from those of your own. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising”

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About Trista

My name is Trista, I am a mother to 2 awesome kiddos Landon (age 9), Sopheria who will be turning 2 at the end of March, and one more who is due in the beginning of May 2014. My husband and I recently decided to be more “crunchy” which should prove to be an interesting adventure. Follow us on our journey and who knows, maybe you will learn a few tips, tricks or ideas to make your home more green!

Comments

  1. I would buy some more postpartum pads. I love Pink Lemonade Shop mama cloth and want more!

  2. I love the colors and design pattern,makes toddlers more excited to wear them

  3. I would love to try the Set of 3 Minky Pads with Fleece backs. I have heard Heather raving about these awesome pads and I am curious. I have heavy periods because of my tubal and I need something that is going to protect me without feeling like I am wearing a huge diaper.

  4. megan bailly says:

    PP mama cloth for baby #3

  5. Anne Sweden says:

    I would get 2 of the beautiful overnight pads.

  6. AlexisB says:
  7. Heather Ratliff says:

    I’d get some more pantiliners!

  8. sherry blamer says:

    I would get a 13′ post partum pad in the the rainbow owl minky.

  9. This would certainly make that time of the month a little more cheerful! I like the owl print.

  10. I’d get the Set of 6 Minky Pads with Fleece backs.

  11. latanya says:

    11 Inch Lemon Dot Minky Overnight Pad with Fleece back

  12. I would put the gift card towards one of her insta-stash sets!

  13. I just prefer overnight pads. These are very nice!

  14. Katie B says:

    I would buy myself a few items to start my mama cloth stash!

  15. Charlotte R says:
  16. Anne Sweden says:

    I would also like to get a few of the liners!

  17. Lisa H. says:

    I could use more 8 inch pads. I love everything in that store!

  18. Geri Fink says:

    I would get a couple of the new design 12″ overnight pads

  19. Roxana S. says:

    I really liked the 12 inch rose garden overnight minky pad they released yesterday

  20. andrea v says:

    The lemon dot minky overnight pad! I’m due so soon and I had no idea these existed!

  21. Kristen V says:

    I would buy back up pads to use with my cup

  22. megan b says:

    I would try some of the new 12 inch pads.

  23. Debbie Welchert says:

    I would get the 11 inch overnight pads.

  24. Allison says:

    pp cloth for mom for me!

  25. Kayla Malik says:

    I would get the 10 Inch Hand Dyed Bamboo Velour Heavy Pad with Fleece back

  26. Heather Giovannitti says:

    I would get a set of two 10 in. heavy cloth pads with minky and fleece! I love this shop and I would love to finally buy something to try it out!

  27. Laurie Emerson says:

    I would spend it on the Set of 2 6 Inch Minky Mini Liners.

  28. Candie L says:

    I like the White on Black Damas Minky. Thank you

  29. Amy Hall says:

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